Biliary cirrhosis

Known as: Cirrhosis, Biliary, cholestatic cirrhosis, cholangitic cirrhosis 
FIBROSIS of the hepatic parenchyma due to obstruction of BILE flow (CHOLESTASIS) in the intrahepatic or extrahepatic bile ducts (BILE DUCTS… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS Current methods of predicting risk of postoperative mortality in patients with cirrhosis are suboptimal. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND/AIMS End-stage liver disease accounts for one in forty deaths worldwide. Chronic infections with hepatitis B virus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Transgastric flexible endoscopic surgery might offer advantages over open and laparoscopic surgery. The aim of this… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Emerging data indicate that the mortality rate of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) associated with cirrhosis is rising in some… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Advanced cirrhosis is associated with generalized vasodilation of unknown origin, which contributes to mortality. Cirrhotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND & AIMS We have specified the features of progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 3 and investigated in 31… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A BSTRACT Background Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in patients with cirrhosis is difficult to treat. In patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We tested the potential role of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and of fibroblast growth factor-2 (FGF-2) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hemosiderosis may have a detrimental effect on some chronic liver diseases. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Biliary atresia (BA) is the end result of a destructive, inflammatory process that affects intra- and extrahepatic bile ducts… (More)
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